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cost of cancer in Texas a report to the Texas Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition on the economic impact of cancer by

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Published by Comprehensive Cancer Control Program in Austin, Tex .
Written in English



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  • Cancer -- Economic aspects -- Texas.,
  • Cancer -- Government policy -- Texas.,
  • Cancer -- Texas.,
  • Neoplasms -- economics -- Texas.,
  • Health Care Costs -- Texas.

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Statementby Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin and Texas Health Care Information Council.
SeriesTDH publication ;, no. 44-11140
ContributionsComprehensive Cancer Control Program (Tex.), Texas Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition., Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs., THCIC (Council)
LC ClassificationsRC277.T4 C68 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 79 leaves :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3628708M
LC Control Number2002418667

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